## pedestrian collisions in Sacramento

I often wonder if governments really focus on the issues rather than responding to incidents. In the case of pedestrians and the City of Sacramento, is the city really placing its attention, and its dollars, where they need to be to enhance the safety of pedestrians? I’ve created some maps to show where the problems lie (see note at bottom about data sources and how these were created).

The collisions mapped are:

• Date: 01-01-2004 to 12-31-2012
• Location: City of Sacramento only (no, I can’t explain why some are outside the city)
• Victim role: Pedestrian
• Victim degree of injury: Killed or Severe Injury
• 388 collisions